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Futures Traders Finding Community Through Social Media

May 31, 2022
By Bruce Blythe

AT A GLANCE

TRADING-RELATED TWEETS SURGED 52% IN 2021, WHILE 80% OF INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS SAY THEY USE SOCIAL MEDIA FOR THEIR REGULAR WORKFLOW BLOOMBERG QUICKTAKE HAS CAPTURED A GENERATIONAL MEDIA EVOLUTION BY DELIVERING... more

Crude Oil: Cause or Effect of Inflation?

Apr 28, 2022
By Bob Iaccino

AT A GLANCE

Crude oil has averaged a 16.06% rise in price in the six months following the start of each of the Fed’s last six rate hike cycles In the first 10 days following the Fed’s March announcement of a 25 bps rate hike,... more

Options on Futures for Equity Traders Video Course

Apr 28, 2022

This course is geared towards traders familiar with trading equity options and will show you how a little knowledge around futures can help you transition from equity options to options on futures, using many of the strategies you already deploy... more

Option Strategies Video Course

Apr 28, 2022

Option Strategies are an integral part of a trader’s routine. Learn about common option strategies utilized by traders that express their view of market direction and expected volatility. Some option strategies are designed to mitigate risk while... more

Technical Analysis Video Course Overview

Feb 22, 2022

There are two types of analysis used by traders to inform their trading decisions. Technical analysis and fundamental analysis. In this course, you will learn about the various patterns, indicators, and analysis techniques traders use when... more

Understanding Micro futures contracts at CME Group

Feb 10, 2022
Course overview

Micro futures contracts, available at CME Group, provide market participants an efficient and cost effective way to gain exposure to a variety of markets. These smaller-sized contracts offer the same benefits of their larger... more

Trade and Risk Management Video Course

Feb 10, 2022
Course overview

Controlling risk while trading takes many forms. It starts with properly selecting which markets to trade, then moves on to decisions about allocating capital and taking appropriate-sized positions. But managing risk and limiting... more

Introduction to Futures Video Course

Feb 10, 2022
Course overview

New to futures or looking for a refresher?  This course is designed for you. Dive into the basics of futures contracts, how contracts trade on a futures exchange, the different ways customers use these instruments and the... more

Understanding the Benefits of Futures Video Course

Feb 10, 2022

Curious about what futures can bring to your portfolio? Discover 8 advantages you can enjoy from day one when you insert futures into your trading strategy in this easy-to-complete, multi-part online course.
Learn how to instantly enhance... more

CME FX: Is peer-to-peer already here?

Feb 09, 2022

This article discusses the evolution of peer-to-peer trading – and if the market is now embracing this model as a mechanism to achieve lower spreads, reduce information leakage and minimize market impact. Understand the drivers behind this... more